Frequently Asked Questions
Here are answers to some of your questions about donating your organs and tissues.
Our pdf booklet Organ and tissue donation: Your questions answered is also available to download in:
The Organ Donor Register is a list of people who want to donate and people who do not want to donate their organs and/or tissue to help save or enhance lives.
Donation for transplant can be the best treatment for most people with organs and/or tissue failure.
An outline of the current organ donation laws in the different countries across the United Kingdom.
If donation is possible at the time of your death, NHS staff can ensure that your organ donation is in line with your faith or beliefs.
We will only use your organs and tissue for transplant or research with yours or your family's consent.
Everyone can become an organ donor- there is no age limit.